UCI study first to link disparities and ‘pharmacy deserts’ in California

UCI study first to link disparities and ‘pharmacy deserts’ in California Findings demonstrate how factors such as poverty further reduce access to pharmacies by Nedda Bozorgmehri / UCI | January 6, 2021 “Social determinants of health compound the negative effects of pharmacy shortage,” said Cheryl Wisseh, a UCI health sciences assistant clinical professor of [...]

UCI study first to link disparities and ‘pharmacy deserts’ in California2021-01-06T09:47:03-08:00

2020-2021 Application | Valuing Open and Inclusive Conversation and Engagement (VOICE) Initiative ♥

The UC National Center for Free Speech and Civic Engagement is pleased to share the application for the 2020-2021 Valuing Open and Inclusive Conversation and Engagement (VOICE) Initiative. VOICE provides funding for UC students, staff and faculty who are interested in conducting research or coordinating programs and activities that further the mission of the Center. [...]

2020-2021 Application | Valuing Open and Inclusive Conversation and Engagement (VOICE) Initiative ♥2020-12-17T14:48:50-08:00

New Report: The State of Undocumented Students at California’s Public Universities ♥ ★✚

New Report: The State of Undocumented Students at California’s Public Universities A new report from the UC Collaborative to Promote Immigrant and Student Equity (UC PromISE) and the Undocumented Student Equity Project (USEP) published today provides an assessment of the state of undocumented students at California's public universities.   Persisting Inequalities and Paths Forward: A Report [...]

New Report: The State of Undocumented Students at California’s Public Universities ♥ ★✚2020-12-10T15:39:31-08:00

NEWSWEEK | OPINION by Michele Goodwin, Dear President-Elect Biden: It’s Time to Actually Abolish Slavery in America ♥ ★✚

Newsweek | OPINION Dear President-Elect Biden: It's Time to Actually Abolish Slavery in America https://www.newsweek.com/time-abolish-slavery-biden-1551882 MICHELE GOODWIN , PROFESSOR, UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, IRVINE SCHOOL OF LAW ON 12/2/20 AT 3:38 PM EST   Today, Senator Jeff Merkley (D-Oregon), announced the Abolition Amendment, to end slavery once and for all in the United States. Legislation like this [...]

NEWSWEEK | OPINION by Michele Goodwin, Dear President-Elect Biden: It’s Time to Actually Abolish Slavery in America ♥ ★✚2020-12-03T13:04:16-08:00

UCI Black Thriving Initiative Update ♥ ★✚

We are in the third month of the UCI Black Thriving Initiative. National awareness is growing. The initiative has received coverage in the Los Angeles Times, attention in Insidehighered and notice in the Chronicle of Higher Education. This week Chancellor Gillman featured the initiative during his presentation at the national meeting of the Association of [...]

UCI Black Thriving Initiative Update ♥ ★✚2020-12-01T13:03:57-08:00

The Black Management Association BMA for Students and Alumni Launches at Merage-School ♥ ✚

BMA is the newest campus organization at the Merage School and aims to bring students, faculty and alumni together to promote a culture of inclusion. The Black Management Association BMA for Students and Alumni Launches at Merage-School October 30, 2020 • By Sydney Charles   This fall, the UCI Paul Merage School of [...]

The Black Management Association BMA for Students and Alumni Launches at Merage-School ♥ ✚2020-11-24T10:23:03-08:00

The Souls of Black Professors ♥ ★ ✚

The Souls of Black Professors Scholars discuss what it’s like to be a Black professor in 2020, who should be doing antiracist work on campus and why diversity interventions that attempt to “fix” Black academics for a rigged game miss the point entirely. By Colleen Flaherty//October 21, 2020 PEXELS.COM   As colleges and universities issued statement after [...]

The Souls of Black Professors ♥ ★ ✚2020-10-21T14:15:55-07:00

What Happens Before College Matters ♥ ★

What Happens Before College Matters  Experts agree higher education needs to do more to create equity for Black students. But more attention needs to be paid to barriers Black students face before they step foot on campus.   By: Madeline St. Amour // October 20, 2020 GETTY IMAGES/TIM BOYLE / Students at a Chicago public [...]

What Happens Before College Matters ♥ ★2020-10-20T10:04:14-07:00
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